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SOFTBALL | GU Falls as Carter Struggles

Rain kept the Georgetown softball team (7-25, 1-1 Big East) from playing local rival George Mason (10-12, 1-2 CAA) on Wednesday, but the Hoyas had already been through a storm the day before in a 9-4 loss to Towson (12-15). The visiting Blue and Gray bats came out slowly in[Read More…]

by April 4, 2011 0 comments Sports

Caps’ Title Hopes Hinge on Goalies

The Washington Capitals find themselves in a familiar position as the NHL regular season winds down. With a playoff berth clinched and another Southeast division championship on the way, the Caps are counting down the days to the start of their fourth straight postseason. Although the franchise has now become[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Sports
BASEBALL | Shortstop Garza Leads Hoyas’ Offensive Explosion

BASEBALL | Shortstop Garza Leads Hoyas’ Offensive Explosion

A year off from college baseball hasn’t done much to deaden the bat of sophomore shortstop Mike Garza. Garza, who sat out last season after transferring from Stanford, had four hits — including his second homerun of the season — and drove in six runs as the Hoyas (17-9) dominated[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Sports
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | McNutt Leaving, but Hoyas Here to Stay

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | McNutt Leaving, but Hoyas Here to Stay

Last weekend’s press conference following a season-ending loss to Connecticut was a confusing amalgam of emotions for the Georgetown women’s basketball team. Senior guard Monica McNutt remained poised despite narrowly losing her final game as a collegian, while junior forward Tia Magee struggled to hold back tears. Head Coach Terri[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Sports

Bridging the Gap: MLB Back Again

Opening Day is finally here. No more Hot Stove, no more spring training reports from Florida and Arizona — the boys of summer have returned. In many parts of this country, yesterday and today are unofficial holidays. Employees take the day off. Fathers remove their sons and daughters from school.[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Sports
WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Georgetown Returns to Big East Play at UConn

WOMEN’S LACROSSE | Georgetown Returns to Big East Play at UConn

This afternoon the Georgetown women’s lacrosse team will take on Connecticut (6-3, 0-1 Big East) in its second conference game of the season. No. 17 Georgetown (2-5, 1-0 Big East) captured its first Big East victory last Friday against Villanova in its conference opener. The Hoyas are now 2-5 on[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Sports

WOMEN’S TENNIS | Georgetown Shuts Out Pair of Conference Foes

After a confidence-boosting win over Howard last week, the Georgetown women’s tennis team (6-8, 3-2 Big East) continued to build momentum during this weekend’s road trip with shutout victories over against Connecticut (4-6, 0-2 Big East) and Providence (0-7, 0-4 Big East).   Georgetown 6, Providence 0 In a match[Read More…]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments Sports
MEN’S LACROSSE | Second-Half Swoon Dooms Hoyas at Duke

MEN’S LACROSSE | Second-Half Swoon Dooms Hoyas at Duke

Emerging from a decisive 14-5 win against Providence, the Georgetown men’s lacrosse team fell flat in Durham, N.C., this past weekend against No. 4 Duke. With their record standing at 3-3, the Hoyas had a chance to lift themselves above .500 and earn the first quality win for their tournament resume,[Read More…]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments Sports

Boston, Philadelphia Will Punch Tickets to Fall Classic in 2011

Predicting how an entire professional baseball season will play out is a crapshoot. Not only do injuries play a significant role in determining who will play in October, but teams also make countless transactions during the season that can drastically alter the original projected outcome. Prior to the acquisitions of[Read More…]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments Sports

BASEBALL | Streak Ends as Irish Edge Hoyas

Georgetown’s seven-game win streak came to a halt in chilly South Bend, Ind. this weekend as the Hoyas (16-9, 1-2 Big East) dropped two out of three to Notre Dame (9-11-1, 2-1 Big East) in their first Big East series of the year. The Blue and Gray fell short by[Read More…]

by March 29, 2011 0 comments Sports